Admissions counselors are expected to assist admissions managers and officers with guiding and building relationships with potential students in an academic setting. They are required to attend high school fairs, tracking application materials and interviewing prospective students for suitability, providing relevant information and performing related office tasks. This is usually an entry level position.

The following resume sample will provide you with information on what an admissions counselor’s resume should contain.


Admissions Counselor Resume No Experience


Sabrina Hayek

9102 Jewel Avenue, Portsmouth, VA 24232
(995) 500-5005, sabrina @ email . com

OBJECTIVE: Looking for a position of Admissions Counselor with City School utilizing exceptional know-how of admissions procedures and profound skills in building relationships for counseling purposes.

Concordia University, Portsmouth, VA – 2015
Bachelors of Arts in Psychology
Major: Student Counseling
Minor: Community Building

• Thorough understanding of following through standard admissions procedures
• Exceptional comprehension of recruiting and evaluating prospective students
• Profound ability to perform counseling services and participating and student recruitment procedures
• Good understanding of conducing informational workshops at school and college events
• Bilingual – English and Spanish
• Proficient in MS Office Applications

• Demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing
• Excellence in team-building activities
• Highly motivated with good organizational and time management skills
• Internet savvy

• President of the Book Club at Danville State College
• Active member of the Writer’s Club
• Member of the college swimming team
• Member of the college baseball team

• Performed volunteer work at Sava Senior Care for seven months
• Worked as a volunteer for American Stray Dogs Associated for two years